Drug Knowledge: Addiction & Behaviour

This course will introduce students to skills and techniques essential in helping clients change addiction related behaviours, and guiding them towards positive lifestyle changes. Based on the Trans-theoretical Model of Change, this course will explore stages of change and the factors and interventions that promote and prepare clients for change. This model is considered a key component in client treatment and counselling. The Model of Change will also be examined in terms of Motivational Interviewing Techniques.

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Education, Community & Social Services

Course Offerings

Winter 2020

January 22, 2020 to February 5, 2020
Accelerated In-Class
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St. Thomas
Days & Times: Wed 5:00PM - 10:00PM
Section Number: 10ST
March 2, 2020 to April 20, 2020
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Section Number: 52LC
Refund Policy: 14 days after course start date